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What brand axles bearings/seals do you use?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by 87GMCJimmy, Oct 10, 2002.

  1. 87GMCJimmy

    87GMCJimmy 1/2 ton status

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    /forums/images/graemlins/1zhelp.gif Going to rebbuilt the 3/4 ton axles I picked up and was wondering what brands are out there. Is it best just to goto NAPA or checker. Are there cheaper online places? How much should rebuilding the hubs on a dana 44/14 bolt cost? (Bearing/races/seals)

    Mike
     
  2. POWERMAD

    POWERMAD 1/2 ton status

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    I use Timken bearings and CR seals.
    I did mine a couple of years ago and it was a couple hundred bux for everything. I did the u-joints as well.
     
  3. chulisohombre

    chulisohombre 1/2 ton status

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    i8 thiunk the most widly used bearings are timken.not sure on the seals.ive never had problems with the timkens.
     
  4. bigmack

    bigmack 1/2 ton status

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    I use Timken bearings and seals. They have allways worked well for me.
     
  5. HarryH3

    HarryH3 1 ton status Author

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    Timken here. /forums/images/graemlins/cool.gif Autozone sells 'em, if you have one near you.
     
  6. Burt4x4

    Burt4x4 3/4 ton status

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    Made in the U.S.A.!! /forums/images/graemlins/usaflag.gif /forums/images/graemlins/usaflag.gif /forums/images/graemlins/usaflag.gif
    If the bearings don't say that on them then DON'T use them/buy them!!
    China=CRAP! /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     

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